Technomancer Wizardry with Luminance
Yet another example of what can be done with Luminance. A wizards cloak with motion reactive spell casting. While the "Technomancer Digital Wizard Hoodie" was only an April fools, add in the Luminance development components and a (real) motion reactive wizardry can be easily created.
Here is a video showing what I have done with it and Matt's improvements on my first pass. Want to see it in person? This weekend at the Bay Area Maker Faire it will be on the center stage as part of Wearable Computing: Adaptive Tech to Blink and Bling.
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Funding Unsuccessful This project reached the deadline without achieving its funding goal on May 25, 2012.
Apr 2, 2012 - May 25, 2012
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MORAL SUPPORT: Receive a personalized thank you card and be able to see the progress of the project. You will receive updates through kickstarter following successful funding but they are only available to the backers of the project. Thanks for supporting open source hardware and this project.Estimated delivery: Jun 2012
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CORE SUPPORT: Congratulations! You will be receiving the core Luminance development system. Including an Arduino compatible main board, your choice of an accelerometer sensor shield or spectrum analyzer shield, your choice of the FET driver shield or the RGB output shield and two prototyping shields. All the parts you need to build your motion or sound reactive lighting project. (Add $10 to ship to Canada, $15 for international shipping.)Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
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FULL SPECTRUM SUPPORT: Be one of the first to receive a full Luminance system from the first run of production and save. Support at this level will be rewarded with sound reactive Luminance development kit. This includes the Arduino compatible main board, the spectrum shield, RGB LED shield coupled into a 15-20cm fiber optic plume built into an aluminum enclosure that can be used freestanding or held in ones hand and moved around. Only avaliable as part of the kickstarter, the first 50 backers at this level also get a Makerbot printed base to hold the entire system upright and stable. (Add $10 to ship to Canada, $15 for international shipping.)Estimated delivery: Sep 2012
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TRULY MOVING SUPPORT: Receive the motion reactive Luminance development system. The Arduino compatible main board, the accelerometer sensor shield, the FET driver shield and a pigtail for an addressable LED strip all housed in a sealed aluminum cylinder. The reactive motion controller will connect to a one meter individually addressable LED led strip that I will look to source mounted on Velcro backing to make the development of reactive clothing trivially easy. In addition the first 50 backers at this level will receive a Makerbot printed holding clip (like what is used to hold a bike pump) to easily integrate the controller with your project. (Add $10 to ship to Canada, $15 for international shipping.)Estimated delivery: Aug 2012
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COMPLETE SUPPORT: Thank you for supporting all aspects of the Luminance project. In return for your support you will receive all produced components of the development platform. You will receive the main board, the accelerometer shield, the spectrum shield, the RGB LED shield, the FET power driver shield, two prototyping shields, the aluminum housing, fiber optic plume and one meter Velcro backed addressable LED strip. Mixing and matching from these parts enable exploration of all the possible applications of combinations of the Luminance development system. Available only during the kickstarter project, the first 50 supporters at this level will also get a choice of a Makerbot printed base for the sound reactive system or a mounting clip for use with the motion reactive one. Mixing in your own components will realize the goal of this project to provide the base system to be extended by your imagination into an amazing reactive lighting system.Estimated delivery: Oct 2012
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SPINNING SUPPORT: Receive TWO motion reactive Luminance development kits. These will be similar to the reward for FULL SPECTRUM SUPPORT but the sound reactive boards will be replaced with motion sensing. In addition this reward adds padding for the aluminum case, a harness to hold it and poi cords for spinning it.Estimated delivery: Nov 2012